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  1. Documentary shares story of hope, givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Orange County Register

    Matt Fons, left, Ethan Matott, Doug Wekenman and Ryan Wekenman made a documentary based on their yearlong journey across the globe. In 2012, Ethan Matott, Matt Fons, Doug Wekenman and his brother Ryan Wekenman embarked on a trip around the globe with the goal of helping people who were most in need.


  2. Heinz Awards to honor relief workers, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Post-gazette.com

    Days after an earthquake rocked Haiti in January 2010, William McNulty logged on to his Facebook account in Washington, D.C., and read a posting from his friend, Jacob Wood of Los Angeles, who was seeking volunteers to travel immediately to the devastated Caribbean country to provide medical aid and assistance. Both men, former U.S. Marines, tapped their experience serving in Iraq and Afghanistan to recruit and direct a 60-member emergency response team - comprised mainly of veterans - which quickly established a base in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, and provided disaster relief for 18 days.


  3. Pittsfield teens using soccer to help poor youths in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ADVANCE FOR RELEASE SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2015, AT 12:30 A.M. EDT. AND THEREAFTER - In this March 24, 2015 photo, HotFutbol President John Evans, right, poses with student soccer players, who will travel to Haiti to help support an after school soccer education program, in Pittsfield, Mass.


  4. Marriott spreading across the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Gleaner

    While tagging 2014 as a banner year in the Caribbean, Marriott International Inc says it is positioned for even more growth in the region as it rolls out new properties. The company's executives in an interview with Sunday Business during the opening of the multimillion-dollar Marriott Guyana Hotel in Georgetown on Thursday said in addition to its Courtyard by Marriott property slated for a June opening in New Kingston, a Renaissance hotel named Jaragua is to be opened in Santo Domingo later this year, and two other Courtyard properties are set to be opened in the eastern Caribbean islands of Curacao and Bonaire.


  5. St. Pat members to visit 'twin' parish in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Grand Haven Tribune

    A team of parishioners from St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish in Grand Haven will travel to Morne L'Hopital, Haiti, next week to visit St. Paul Elementary School and bring much-needed supplies to the school and "twinned" parish of Sts.


  6. Ap Photos: Latin America remembers the Passion of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A hooded penitent, wearing chains and prickly cactus stuck in his flesh, prepares to walk in a Good Friday procession during Holy Week celebrations in Atlixco, Puebla state, Mexico, Friday, April 3, 2015. Good Friday recalls Jesus' death by crucifixion.


  7. Ap Photos: Latin America remembers the Passion of ChristRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    During a reenactment of the final procession of Jesus Christ to his crucifixion, men playing the role of Roman soldiers raise a cross with the man playing the role of Jesus Christ at the summit of Villa Armonia in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, April 3, 2015.


  8. Swinger cruises: A (very) adult playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | USA Today

    TheSwingerCruise.com has booked The Yacht Club on MSC Cruises' MSC Divina for a four-day sailing from Miami, April 22 to 26. Themed gatherings will include a sexy Pajama Party, a "Summer of Love Prom Formal Night," a "Hippie and Flower Children" costume party and a "Saturday Night Fever Party." While the company's 2015 sailing onboard a chartered 20-cabin yacht is sold out, you can get on the list for a planned 2016 sailing.


  9. Swinger cruises: A (very) adult playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | USA Today

    Swinger cruises, a phenomenon that started up only a few years ago, have become a hit on the high seas - albeit for a limited audience. The cruises bring together like-minded passengers attracted to a special list of cruise activities that includes "playrooms," erotic adult movies and naughty theme parties.


  10. Secret Caribbean: 10 destinations you've never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | USA Today

    Now that the American embargo has moved onto the endangered species list, everyone is going to Cuba. And you should, too.


  11. Collected Department Releases: Visit of Counselor Thomas A. Shannon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | State Department

    Counselor Thomas A. Shannon and Special Coordinator for Haiti Thomas C. Adams will travel to the Dominican Republic and Haiti, March 29-31. They will meet with senior government officials, civil society, and the private sector.


  12. Bliss Cruise Takes Lead in Lifestyle Industry with Record Sales PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    The only full ship, clothing-optional charter in 2015 is also the Lifestyle's most sought after of all time with 75% of cabins already booked. FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, March 24, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Bliss Cruise continues to make waves after announcing that its November cruise is almost sold out, even though the ship doesn't leave port for almost nine months.


  13. Angels Cuban prospect Roberto Baldoquin finally reaches spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Wave

    More than four months after the Angels agreed to sign the 20-year-old Cuban to a record-setting bonus, he worked out on American soil for the first time on Friday morning. His odyssey to Arizona included eight days in a hotel in Haiti while waiting for his visa, followed by two days worth of traveling.


  14. LifeWalk Mission Intl to Conduct Global Conversation about HaitiRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 12, 2015 - ATLANTA -- LifeWalk Mission International will conduct the first of many Global Conversation sessions in the metro area of Atlanta. The first two hour in-classroom session will focus on the Country of Haiti.


  15. VIDEO: Once was blind, but now I see: U.S. doctors bring hope to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Religion News Service

    SAINT LOUIS DU NORD, Haiti Judith Mesadieu has dreams of becoming a doctor, but her poor eyesight and partial blindness makes it hard to study. A corneal transplant could fix the problem, but the procedure remains rare in Haiti, which has just six eye surgeons for every 1 million people, according to the International Council of Ophthalmology.


  16. Greensboro/Winston Salem HOA Management Company Provides Aid for Haitian Orphans During Recent TripRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | PRWeb

    Association Management Group has been able to help arrange medical help, supplies and even hired two new teachers to assist parentless children. During AMG's most recent trip to Haiti in February, they brought beds, linens, towels, and clothing to orphans without those items.


  17. The Road to Hope, with Teen Student Philanthropists, Announce Opening...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | PRWeb

    "Our goal is to build sustainable communities focused on education," said Rich Harris. "More than anything, Haitians want to give their kids opportunities to attend school and thrivea things we take for granted."


  18. LSU, Southern staff members help restore nutrition programs in HaitiRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Advocate

    Photo supplied by Carl Motsenbocker Haiti LSU Sustainable Agriculture Study Abroad Excursion visit to home of the leader of the local farmer cooperative in Cayes-Jacmel Haiti. The visit was an assessment of the farmer cooperatives needs and future agricultural development activities.


  19. 4 honeymoon-worthy cruises to far-flung destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | KNDU

    Labadee on Royal Caribbean The private beach island of Labadee marries traditional Haitian culture and adventure against Haiti's cultural center, Cap Haitien. Whiz down the world's longest over- water zip line, or sip frozen, rum-laden Labaduzee cocktails.


  20. Commentary: A new Marriott with a Haitian touch opens in Port au PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles I, along with a group of media workers, was invited by the Clinton Foundation to a two-day tour trekking with President Bill Clinton, visiting some sites that were unfamiliar to most of the seasoned Haitian journalists. First, it was a community named Coupe Gorge in the rural village of Sarazin in the county of Mirabalais.